Project Manager (OceanDEMO)

  • Job Reference: 00000177-1
  • Date Posted: 15 August 2019
  • Recruiter: The European Marine Energy Centre Ltd
  • Website:
  • Location: Stromness, Orkney Islands
  • Salary: £35,724 to £39,693
  • Bonus/Benefits: Contributory pension
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services, Engineering, Executive Positions, Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description


EMEC is the world’s leading test facility for wave and tidal energy converters, and has supported more real
sea deployments than at any other site in the world.


Project Manager (OceanDEMO)

£35,724 - £39,693 plus contributory pension


We are looking for a Project Manager to manage EMEC projects, specifically OceanDEMO, to deliver outputs on time and to a high standard.

Educated to degree level in a relevant financial or technical subject, the OceanDEMO Project Manager will oversee the work of the project team to ensure delivery of agreed outputs and will manage other partners in the project.

The Project Manager will have experience in managing teams, influencing people and will have excellent communication skills with ability to drive team performance. Experience of working within EU funding mechanisms and the ability to manage multi-million pound budgets is expected.


Based in Orkney, this is a full-time post for a fixed-term to July 2022.


   Do you want to lead the charge in the marine energy revolution?


To Apply: click on 'apply for this job now' and you will be redirected to the EMEC website for information on how to apply.


Closing date for applications: 1pm Friday 30th August 2019

Interview date: Wednesday 11th September 2019



For an informal discussion about the post call: Nic Wallet | 01856 852203



The recruitment process for this vacancy is being handled directly by the employer.  Candidates currently registered with The Orkney Employment Consultancy are required to submit their own application following the instructions listed above.  The employer advertising this vacancy is responsible for contacting you regarding the progress of your application.